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Oregon Senate

Last update: Sept. 22, 2014 | 7:46 a.m.

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Total candidate fundraising: $9,306,059
Total candidate spending: $5,668,579
Total outside spending: $1,988,603
Candidate + outside spending: $7,657,182

Incumbent: Jeff Merkley (D)
Rothenberg Political Report rates this seat: Democrat Favored

Next scheduled election: general to be held 11/4/14

Candidates

These are candidates who have filed paperwork to report fundraising with the Federal Elections Commission; they may not actually appear on the ballot. Only candidates who have reported raising at least $1,000, or who have been targeted by $1,000 or more in independent expenditures are shown.

Candidate (Party) Incumbent Cash on hand Cash on hand date Candidate Fundraising Candidate Spending Outside Spending For Outside Spending Against
MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN (D) Y $3,500,429 6/30/14 $6,784,954 $3,828,937 $17,222 $845,640
WEHBY, MONICA (R) N $646,831 6/30/14 $2,049,732 $1,402,899 $507,078 $320,117
CONGER, JASON (R)
Lost in primary
N $28,862 6/30/14 $392,841 $363,978 $232,127 $66,417
CALLAHAN, MARK ALLEN (R)
Lost in primary
N $0 6/30/14 $33,611 $33,608 $0 $0
CARPENTER, SAMUEL STEPHEN (R)
Withdrew or not on ballot
N $329 12/31/13 $19,000 $18,670 $0 $0
CRAWLEY, TIMOTHY (R)
Lost in primary
N $0 7/14/14 $12,963 $9,502 $0 $0
PERKINS, JO RAE (R)
Lost in primary
N $1,969 6/30/14 $12,958 $10,985 $0 $0

Recent Independent Expenditures

The most recent independent expenditures of $5,000 or more targeting candidates in this race are listed below. See all of this race's independent expenditures.

Committee Candidate Support
Oppose
Payee Amount Date Purpose
FREEDOM PARTNERS ACTION FUND INC MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN
Oppose
INNOVATIVE ADVERTISING, LLC - MANDEVILLE, LA $15,625 2014-09-18 TV/MEDIA PRODUCTION
FREEDOM PARTNERS ACTION FUND INC MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN
Oppose
I360 - BALTIMORE, MD $288,080 2014-09-17 MEDIA PLACEMENT - BROADCAST/CABLE/SATELLITE
FREEDOM PARTNERS ACTION FUND INC MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN
Oppose
I360 - BALTIMORE, MD $288,080 2014-09-10 MEDIA PLACEMENT - BROADCAST/CABLE/SATELLITE
FREEDOM PARTNERS ACTION FUND INC MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN
Oppose
I360 - BALTIMORE, MD $209,750 2014-09-02 MEDIA PLACEMENT - BROADCAST/CABLE/SATELLITE
FREEDOM PARTNERS ACTION FUND INC MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN
Oppose
DC LONDON, INC. - PHOENIX, AZ $6,000 2014-09-02 TV/MEDIA PRODUCTION

Independent Expenditure Summary

The amounts below are totals of all independent expenditures made for or against a candidate, regardless of amount. Only groups who have spent at least $1,000 on independent expenditures altogether are shown. For more, see all independent expenditures made in this race.

Committee Candidate Incumbent Office Sought Support / Oppose Total outside spending
FREEDOM PARTNERS ACTION FUND INC MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN (D) Y US Sen. (OR)
Oppose
$807,535
NEW REPUBLICAN.ORG WEHBY, MONICA (R) N US Sen. (OR)
Support
$507,078
AMERICAN PRINCIPLES FUND WEHBY, MONICA (R) N US Sen. (OR)
Oppose
$298,978
RIGHT TO LIFE/OREGON PAC CONGER, JASON (R) N US Sen. (OR)
Support
$227,964
IF HE VOTES LIKE THAT IN SALEM IMAGINE WHAT HE WILL DO IN CONGRESS CONGER, JASON (R) N US Sen. (OR)
Oppose
$66,418
CONSERVATIVE MAJORITY FUND MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN (D) Y US Sen. (OR)
Oppose
$23,489
RIGHT TO LIFE/OREGON PAC WEHBY, MONICA (R) N US Sen. (OR)
Oppose
$21,139
LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS ACTION FUND MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN (D) Y US Sen. (OR)
Support
$17,212
PATRIOT VOICES PAC MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN (D) Y US Sen. (OR)
Oppose
$8,232
THE CONSERVATIVE STRIKEFORCE MERKLEY, JEFFREY ALAN (D) Y US Sen. (OR)
Oppose
$6,319
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